The Burchfield Penney Art Center at Buffalo State, State
University of New York, seeks candidates for the position of
Demonstrated experience in a senior level management position
for a national or regional arts institution with a proven track
record of fundraising and oversight responsibilities for an
operational budget, staff and volunteer supervision. Master's
degree or higher in fine arts, art history or other relevant field.
Senior staff level administrative experience in an art organization
recognized for quality and excellence; knowledge of the art world
and its key players nationally.
Proven fundraising ability to acquire and close gifts from a
variety of sources, including successful experience cultivating and
soliciting gifts from individual donors. A successful record in the
planning and administration of museum programs; an understanding of
best practices regarding collections, acquisition and management,
exhibition development, educational and public programs, community
outreach and scholarly research. Competence, and experience in
effectively managing multiple revenue streams and potentially
complex budgets; understands and can interpret financial statements
including reports of revenue and expense, statement of functional
expenses, cash flow, and balance sheet; managing to an approved
budget. Demonstrated ability to serve as an effective spokesperson
and ambassador for an institution or program, with outstanding
verbal and written communication skills.
Possess a thorough knowledge of Charles E. Burchfield as an
iconic American artist. Familiarity with academic institution
complexity and budgeting. Capital campaign experience. Ability to
select and evaluate works of art; an understanding of and
commitment to American regional art; knowledge of Western New York
art and philanthropic communities and the ability to translate this
knowledge into meaningful collaborations and exhibitions.
Experience managing an AAM- accredited museum. Strong computer
literacy including applications to marketing and branding,
electronic data collection, storage and digitization.
Qualified applicants may apply online at https://jobs.buffalostate.edu
Buffalo State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity
employer and committed to respect for diversity and individual
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